Dr. Guru Madhavan Receives Norbert Wiener Award from SSIT

By on October 14th, 2023 in Articles, Blog Posts, Ethics, Human Impacts, Social Implications of Technology, Societal Impact, SSIT Announcements

Dr. Guru Madhavan received the IEEE Norbert Wiener Award on Friday October 13, 2023, at the IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC), Villanova University, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

The IEEE SSIT Norbert Wiener Award for Social and Professional Responsibility is given annually to recognize an exceptional contribution in the field of social implications of technology. Dr. Madhavan’s 2023 award citation read “For exemplary leadership and outreach on social implications of engineering and technology at the nexus of business, academia and government.”

Dr. Guru Madhavan is the Norman R. Augustine Senior Scholar and Senior Director of Programs at the National Academy of Engineering, Washington, DC, U.S.A.

IEEE Society on Social Implications of Technology (SSIT) President Luis Kun presented the award at the GHTC Gala Dinner.

SSIT congratulates Dr. Madhavan!